What is the starter pack of Chantix?
Chantix Starting Month Pak 0.5 mg (11)-1 mg (42) tablets in dose pack. Varenicline is used by adults to help stop smoking. To increase your chance of success, use this medication with a stop-smoking program that includes education, support, and counseling.
When should I start my Chantix Starter Pack?
Begin taking varenicline as directed by your doctor, 1 to 2 weeks before the quit date. Take one 0.5-milligram tablet once a day for 3 days, then increase to one 0.5-milligram tablet twice a day for 4 days. The dose is slowly increased to lessen the chance of side effects (such as nausea, unusual dreams).
How long can you smoke after starting Chantix?
After you start taking CHANTIX, you can smoke up until your quit date, which depends on the quit approach you choose. There are 3 approaches to using CHANTIX to help you quit. When taking CHANTIX, you can choose a quit date that is after a week or up to a month after your start date.
How does Champix Starter Pack work?
Champix 0.5mg and 1mg Tablet Starter Pack is a smoking cessation aid. It works by mimicking the effect of nicotine by binding to the nicotine receptors in the brain. This reduces the urge to smoke, relieves withdrawal symptoms, and helps you quit smoking.
How much is the Chantix Starter Pack?
The average cost of both the one-month Starting Pack (53 tablets) and the Continuing Month Pack (56 tablets) is $593.59 for patients without insurance. That means the out-of-pocket cost for a full course of Chantix treatment will be either $1,800 for 12 weeks or $3,600 for 24 weeks.
Do you gain weight on Chantix?
Chantix users may actually experience either an increase or decrease in appetite, but neither one occurs in more than 5% of users. Ultimately, Chantix does not seem to significantly affect the chance of weight gain with smoking cessation.
How do you take Chantix without getting sick?
Take the medication with a full glass of water after a meal to potentially reduce the chance of nausea. Carefully review your health history with the treating medical provider, especially taking time to discuss any history of cardiovascular or mental health problems.
Will Chantix make me not want to smoke?
Chantix is a prescription medication that helps people quit smoking by making cigarettes unsatisfying. Chantix also works by preventing tobacco cravings, much like nicotine replacement therapy.
How much is Champix Starter Pack?
Can I start with 1 mg Champix?
Dosing should begin at 0.5 mg once daily for the first 3 days then increased to 1 mg once daily.
How do I get Chantix for free?
First, the Pfizer Patient Assistance Program provides free Chantix to low-income patients. The Chantix Starting Month Pack and refills will be provided through the patient’s healthcare provider.
Is there varenicline in Chantix starter pack?
This section provides information on the proper use of a number of products that contain varenicline. It may not be specific to Chantix Starter Pack. Please read with care. Take this medicine exactly as directed by your doctor.
How much is the co-pay for Chantix?
The value of this co-pay card is limited to $75 per use or the amount of your co-pay, whichever is less. If your out-of-pocket prescription cost is $115 or less: You will pay no more than $40 per monthly CHANTIX prescription.
What happens when you stop taking Chantix?
Some people have had new or worse mental health problems, such as changes in behavior or thinking, aggression, hostility, agitation, depressed mood, or suicidal thoughts or actions while taking or after stopping CHANTIX. These symptoms happened more often in people who had a history of mental health problems.